All posts by Lauren Miller

Lauren Miller is a writier for the first time this year for the Centinal website. She is a senior at Centennial High School.

Centennial PE Allows Students to Enjoy Ping Pong

This article was written with Chieli Maldonado.

Centennial’s PE classes offer a variety of options for students to choose from when they are selecting what activity they want to do for the semester. One of these many options is ping pong. A benefit of having table tennis as an option is that it may be the only opportunity a student gets to play the sport. Unfortunately in Champaign, Illinois, there are very few places that people are able to publicly practice table tennis. Continue reading Centennial PE Allows Students to Enjoy Ping Pong

Michael Finke Talks Basketball

Michael Finke is a senior at Centennial High School. He has announced that he will be signing on November 13, 2013 to play basketball for the University of Illinois. Finke plays as a power forward/center for the Chargers. When he goes to the U of I, he will be playing stretch forward as a pick and pop player or a pick and roll player. Though there is a lot of stress that comes with it, Finke is extremely excited to continue doing what he loves, which is playing basketball.

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Celebrating the French Language

French Honor Society is a merit based organization for sharing and spreading the love of the language. Members must maintain an A average in order to qualify. French Honor Society holds a meeting once a month on a Friday morning. Members discuss French culture, history, and the beauty of the language while enjoying croissants and beverages. This year, we will be participating in French week, which is the week of November 4th, along with others that will come later in the year.

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Home: The Best Place to Go for Lunch

Making the decision on where to go to lunch can be difficult. No one wants to spend a lot of money on eating out, so why should you have to? The choice for where to go to lunch may be easier than you think. The best decision would either be going home, or to a friend’s house that lives close to Centennial. If you or your friend live close to the school, this would be an easy and relaxing choice.

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